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Forum: GS Boxers Yesterday, 02:48 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,192
Posted By Baggi'tard
Anybody ever wonder why bikes have break in...

Anybody ever wonder why bikes have break in service but cars don't. "Break In" has always smacked of lawyer BS to me. As in it keeps you going rather gently while getting used to new bike. Used...
Forum: Thumpers 04-18-2014, 05:10 AM
Replies: 8,559
Views: 1,809,546
Posted By Baggi'tard
You aren't too far away.. I live in Tellico...

You aren't too far away.. I live in Tellico Plains.. I'll be looking for your blue and black bike...

This is me off a trail near Miller's Cemetery (FS384A?) road a week or two ago......
Forum: Thumpers 04-17-2014, 05:47 PM
Replies: 5,287
Views: 978,561
Posted By Baggi'tard
Ha! that's what I finally narrowed it down to...

Ha! that's what I finally narrowed it down to also. To double check the CDI I swapped them between my enduro and the Duke, both work in enduro, neither worked on Duke. thanks for the info.
Forum: Thumpers 04-14-2014, 08:31 AM
Replies: 5,287
Views: 978,561
Posted By Baggi'tard
LOL, seriously?.. you know starter won't even...

LOL, seriously?.. you know starter won't even turn over with kill switch on "off"...
Forum: Thumpers 04-14-2014, 04:05 AM
Replies: 5,287
Views: 978,561
Posted By Baggi'tard
turned off, now no spark, help needed

So was riding my Duke II for a couple hours yesterday, then I stopped for a break and turned bike off. 5 minutes later bike won't start. Won't e-start, bump start (coasted several miles...
Forum: Thumpers 04-08-2014, 02:54 PM
Replies: 5,287
Views: 978,561
Posted By Baggi'tard
radiator overflow

OK stupid question, where does the radiator overflow go when it gets to the frame? My Duke has blown off a little fluid and its dripping down the frame where the tubing clips in. that clip is...
Forum: Ride reports 04-03-2014, 03:37 AM
Replies: 1,801
Views: 919,855
Posted By Baggi'tard
That was one of the "best" riding day posts...

That was one of the "best" riding day posts you've had in a long time! :clap All the "adventure" parts rolled into one. Maybe try the Mefo Super Explorers. I use them on my 640 ADV, supposed to be...
Forum: Ride reports 03-17-2014, 05:38 PM
Replies: 492
Views: 120,658
Posted By Baggi'tard
Can't believe I finally just stumbled upon this...

Can't believe I finally just stumbled upon this report. How Walter-esque to start off.. TB, women, women, and drinking.. Oh the next 25 pages will zoom by..
Forum: Thumpers 02-08-2014, 04:20 AM
Replies: 5,287
Views: 978,561
Posted By Baggi'tard
+1 too. I only have about 4000 miles on my 2000...

+1 too. I only have about 4000 miles on my 2000 (just got it about a year ago), but over half that was CO and UT last summer on the TAT, UBDR, etc. I thought the bike was great the whole way,...
Forum: Thumpers 12-15-2013, 06:22 PM
Replies: 5,287
Views: 978,561
Posted By Baggi'tard
14K miles is no biggie, many many here with a LOT...

14K miles is no biggie, many many here with a LOT more than that.
Forum: Vendors 12-12-2013, 06:57 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 8,306
Posted By Baggi'tard
Thanks! I plan on renting an 1190 this summer in...

Thanks! I plan on renting an 1190 this summer in Europe and need a strap tank bag and was assuming the Rainier would fit. Now I know!
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 12-08-2013, 02:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,831
Posted By Baggi'tard
I have a Zumo 350LM, get the Montana. The Zumo...

I have a Zumo 350LM, get the Montana. The Zumo sucks for BDR or TAT or whatever else because it won't take tracks, you have to go through all sorts of machinations to get it to take routes that will...
Forum: Thumpers 12-05-2013, 04:01 PM
Replies: 8,559
Views: 1,809,546
Posted By Baggi'tard
The silliest thing is he should started with a...

The silliest thing is he should started with a Duke II, cuz he halfway turned it into one anyway, just a oddball tank, seat and tail section away is about all it is. Notice the Duke II swingarm. ...
Forum: Ride reports 11-26-2013, 03:34 PM
Replies: 3,195
Views: 1,363,738
Posted By Baggi'tard
email didn't work for me on PayPal either.

email didn't work for me on PayPal either.
Forum: EMEA 11-18-2013, 03:57 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 330
Posted By Baggi'tard
Bike rental recommendations for Czech Republic or Poland

Looking for recommendations for motorcycle rental companies. Want to go to the Brno MotoGP next year and ride in Czech Rep and Poland, can start either place. Thanks for any recommendations, good...
Forum: Europe 11-18-2013, 03:56 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 238
Posted By Baggi'tard
Looking for moto rental companies for Czech Republic and/or Poland

Looking for recommendations for motorcycle rental companies. Want to go to the Brno MotoGP next year and ride in Czech Rep and Poland, can start either place. Thanks for any recommendations, good...
Forum: Thumpers 10-01-2013, 04:07 AM
Replies: 5,287
Views: 978,561
Posted By Baggi'tard
Have same, although I have an ADV model tank...

Have same, although I have an ADV model tank setup and race light mounted up high too. I always think the bike feels top heavy because it has such a generous amount of trail and fork angle. Off the...
Forum: Thumpers 09-08-2013, 05:32 AM
Replies: 5,287
Views: 978,561
Posted By Baggi'tard
DAMN nice find, and a more than great price too...

DAMN nice find, and a more than great price too if you ask me. Amazing it's that stock!
Forum: Thumpers 08-29-2013, 08:12 AM
Replies: 5,287
Views: 978,561
Posted By Baggi'tard
there are "stock" settings and jet sizes for the...

there are "stock" settings and jet sizes for the 41 FCR?
Forum: Thumpers 08-28-2013, 02:35 PM
Replies: 5,287
Views: 978,561
Posted By Baggi'tard
base setting 41 FCR?

hello all, for anybody with a 41 FCR, if you know all your settings/sizes, can you pass those along please? I've recently bought a Duke II and would like some idea of the setting people are using. ...
Forum: Thumpers 08-10-2013, 12:45 AM
Replies: 5,287
Views: 978,561
Posted By Baggi'tard
FCR 41 info please

I have a 640 Duke II with 670 big bore kit and 41 FCR that I recently bought. For the most part it seems tuned very well, however, first 1/2 mile or mile I ride off when bike is not fully warmed up...
Forum: Thumpers 08-09-2013, 03:11 AM
Replies: 5,287
Views: 978,561
Posted By Baggi'tard
go to KTMworld.com and use their online fiche. ...

go to KTMworld.com and use their online fiche. Has all the part numbers and drawings you need.

http://partsfinder.onlinemicrofiche.com/ktmworld/partsfinder.htm
Forum: Ride reports 07-31-2013, 09:33 AM
Replies: 254
Views: 52,741
Posted By Baggi'tard
No, No. I wasn't trying to give you any grief,...

No, No. I wasn't trying to give you any grief, was more wondering if you guys all rode up out of the valley there or if you went back down. Prolly just didn't give you time to finish the story. ...
Forum: Ride reports 07-30-2013, 07:34 PM
Replies: 254
Views: 52,741
Posted By Baggi'tard
We just did the ride with 3 DRZ400 of various...

We just did the ride with 3 DRZ400 of various tune. The stock one ran beautifully, getting over 72 mpg some times. the other two were jetted/piped/carbed and struggled from a little to a lot. My...
Forum: Ride reports 07-28-2013, 04:00 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 9,000
Posted By Baggi'tard
that was exactly my experience too, zero love...

that was exactly my experience too, zero love lost there.

thanks for the ride report, it's amazing what can be accomplished on a 125 street bike! :rofl

your Piaggios sure look like the Pamir...
Forum: Thumpers 07-25-2013, 02:26 AM
Replies: 8,559
Views: 1,809,546
Posted By Baggi'tard
I have the exact same racks, pretty sure they are...

I have the exact same racks, pretty sure they are Touratech. I have Wolfman Ranier soft panniers and really like them. I don't take mine on/off every day.

here they are with the Wolfman D-ring...
Forum: Thumpers 07-19-2013, 02:24 PM
Replies: 5,287
Views: 978,561
Posted By Baggi'tard
definitely have the KTM bug now

As a long time Euro bike owner, but no KTMs, I got my first KTM a few months ago to ride Colorado and Utah. Hence the 2000 640 enduro/adventure. She started life as an enduro but has the full...
Forum: Ride reports 07-19-2013, 04:27 AM
Replies: 485
Views: 99,041
Posted By Baggi'tard
depends on what you want to ride. good luck...

depends on what you want to ride. good luck riding that thing up some of the passes in Colorado, you'll want all the suspension and ground clearance that a Vstrom doesn't have. But for the most...
Forum: Ride reports 07-12-2013, 05:06 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 14,830
Posted By Baggi'tard
timberline trail near Taylor Park and Cottonwood Pass

18 June 13. Last video from the trip. We rode from Delta to Salida CO via Altamont, Taylor Park, and Cumberland Pass area.. Richard thought it would be a great idea to ride the friggin ATV/Rokon...
Forum: Ride reports 07-12-2013, 05:02 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 14,830
Posted By Baggi'tard
video from 17 June

video clips from our ride from Green River UT to Delta CO, from Owl Draw and the spectacular Onion Creek canyon road NE of Moab, to the Uncompaghre NF Divide road up on top of the plateau.

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Forum: Thumpers 07-12-2013, 10:39 AM
Replies: 5,287
Views: 978,561
Posted By Baggi'tard
thanks, saw it on KTMworld.com too, just was...

thanks, saw it on KTMworld.com too, just was hoping to not pay more for shipping than the part.. oh well. Nothing like having three motorcycles with no local dealer support..
Forum: Ride reports 07-11-2013, 04:53 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 14,830
Posted By Baggi'tard
Skyline Drive

north of Salina is Skyline Drive trail..

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Forum: Ride reports 07-11-2013, 03:49 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 14,830
Posted By Baggi'tard
Eagle and Devils Canyons video

video from Eagle and Devils Canyons west of Green River.

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Forum: Ride reports 07-11-2013, 03:47 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 14,830
Posted By Baggi'tard
Black Dragon Canyon video

video from Black Dragon Wash canyon west of Green River.

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Forum: Ride reports 07-11-2013, 03:45 PM
Replies: 485
Views: 99,041
Posted By Baggi'tard
Skyline Drive

When you leave Salina, consider going north up Skyline Drive, or maybe spend a day and do a loop up and back before heading on. fun trail with awesome views (10,800 ft top of a plateau), maybe the...
Forum: Thumpers 07-11-2013, 09:41 AM
Replies: 8,559
Views: 1,809,546
Posted By Baggi'tard
Anybody happen to have a BST 40 47.5 idling jet?

Anybody happen to have a BST 40 47.5 idling jet?
Forum: Thumpers 07-11-2013, 09:39 AM
Replies: 5,287
Views: 978,561
Posted By Baggi'tard
BST 40 idling jet

anybody have a 47.5 idling jet for the BST 40?
Forum: Ride reports 07-11-2013, 04:14 AM
Replies: 485
Views: 99,041
Posted By Baggi'tard
You were just south of I-70 after going through...

You were just south of I-70 after going through that culvert. You were on the right path I think, sure looks like the track I made. You didn't miss a turn off, cuz there is no road that follows the...
Forum: Ride reports 07-10-2013, 07:12 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 14,830
Posted By Baggi'tard
A repeat of the Sweaty Crack Tour, SLAP, or maybe...

A repeat of the Sweaty Crack Tour, SLAP, or maybe we can escort Daners5150 through Devil's Canyon when he gets back from Afghanistan...?? :eek1 :freaky
Forum: Ride reports 07-10-2013, 05:18 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 14,830
Posted By Baggi'tard
[/QUOTE]Painting a plastic fuel tank is a...

[/QUOTE]Painting a plastic fuel tank is a challenge because of the fuel weep through the pores... Probably your best bet would be to try Krylon Fusion plastic spray paint as it chemically bonds to...
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